The City of Seattle’s central GIS team is recruiting a senior GIS applications developer. We're looking for an experienced GIS developer with expertise in web and mobile GIS application development, particularly in support of Transportation or Utility focus areas. This developer will join an innovative and hardworking team of 11 other GIS and CADD applications developers residing in the 45+ person strong GIS office.
This is a great opportunity with excellent compensation, interesting projects and a great potential for learning and advancement. The pay range for this position is $83,000 - $124,000 per year plus an excellent benefits package.
Washington Natural Heritage - work in an urban environment but help protect Washington's native species and habitats!
Senior GIS Analyst/Database Manager/Developer (ITS4)
The Idaho Department of Water Resources (IDWR) has a Job Opening for a GIS Analyst II at the State Office in Boise. The job posting will be open from April 10, 2019 – April 26, 2019.
This position is in the Geospatial Technology Section of the Information Technology Services Bureau and entails supporting GIS applications used by IDWR staff and the public.
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A research participation opportunity is available with the US Forest Service (USFS), Pacific Northwest Research Station, in Wenatchee, Washington, USA.
The research participant will collaborate with Forest Service scientists on research related to the effects of disturbances and climate change on dry coniferous forest ecosystems of the Pacific Northwest. Potential research topics include wildlife habitat analysis, predicting and monitoring change in forests, post-fire vegetation recovery, restoration treatment effectiveness, and tree growth responses to climatic variability. The research participant will be involved as a team member with skills in spatial and statistical analyses and will contribute to written reports and publications.
Appointment activities include:
The application deadline is May 13, 2019. More information about the research opportunity and application procedures can be found at:
Zillow is seeking a new GIS Manager. This is more of a program manager position than a technical one, though technical experience is valued. The incumbent will lead a team of 6 analysts and geospatial engineers to maintain geospatial data and improve the real estate shopping experience for consumers across four national brands.
Please follow the link below for more information and to apply.
CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO
TECHNICAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST (GIS)
This is a professional GIS position which is accountable to the Engineering Supervisor. The person in this position performs a variety of Geographic Information System activities under the day-to-day direction of the Technical Support Coordinator. This is a full time position and is represented by the Lake Oswego Municipal Employees Association (LOMEA)/ American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME).
The Ideal Candidate will:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities.
Education and Experience:
Priority consideration will be given to candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in geography, computer science, and engineering or a related field and one year of work experience with GIS computer systems. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a thorough criminal background check. Candidates will be selected based upon their job related training, education, experience, skills and an oral interview.
For a complete list of the essential duties, knowledge, skills and abilities required, and physical and
mental demands please review the complete job description at www.ci.oswego.or.us.
You may visit our web site at www.ci.oswego.or.us to access the online
application process. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed job application. The
City application must be submitted to by:
5:00 P.M. Monday, May 6, 2019
The City is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women and qualified
individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. If you wish modification of the selection
process in order to accommodate a disability, please make your request in writing and submit it with
your required application materials.
GIS Technician I
This position is responsible for developing and sustaining Wahkiakum County Geographic Information System and Enhanced 911 mapping program. Generate Assessor parcel maps with supporting database. Continual updating of parcel maps as new parcel divisions are generated. Work with the county 911 Coordinator for Public Safety updates to mapping programs and other 911 mapping issues. Create county infrastructure map layers; work closely with Assessor and Sheriff’s Office. Maintain County property address database. Fill in periodically for Building and Planning Manager and perform other duties and projects assigned by supervisor.
GIS ANALYST, FORESTS PROGRAM
Data Analysis & Technical Research
Washington, District of Columbia
Global Forest Watch (GFW) Pro is an interactive online forest monitoring and alert system designed to help commodity companies and financial institutions meet their sustainable sourcing commitments, to reduce deforestation, and to conserve forest landscapes. As part of the broader GFWinitiative, the Global Forest Watch Commodities and Finance (GFWCF) team places near real time data in the supply chain context to address the impacts of palm oil, soy, cattle, and cocoa production. GFWCF establishes partnerships with private sector companies, as well as certification bodies and multi-stakeholder initiatives to envision and implement a sustainable commodities future.
The World Resources Institute (WRI) is seeking a Geographic Information System (GIS) Analyst to join the GFWCF team, under the Food, Forest and Water Program. As GIS Analyst, you will prepare spatial data and provide technical support for the GFW Pro platform and other GFW web applications. You will lead the delivery of GIS-related technical outputs for team strategy development and provide training to WRI colleagues and external partners in the use of GFW tools and resulting analysis.
Data Management and GIS Technical Support (80% of time required)
Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter. Applicants must apply through the WRI Careers portal to be considered.
Umatilla Electric Cooperative (UEC) is a progressive Electric Utility Cooperative located in North Eastern Oregon along the beautiful Columbia River, offering a wide variety of activities year-round. UEC is experiencing rapid growth in the commercial and industrial area and has a challenging position for the right candidate. UEC is seeking a full-time GIS Specialist to be located at the utility office in Hermiston Oregon. UEC offers a competitive wage and benefits package and a 4 day, 10 hour a day work week.
Under the direction of the GIS Administrator, this position is responsible for updating the Cooperative's geographic information system and engineering analysis model and for providing mapping solutions and reports for department needs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Education: Associate degree (A.A.) from two-year school in Geographic Information Systems or a GIS certification.
Experience: 1 – 3 years of experience and training in ArcGIS is required. Experience with field data collection is preferred. Familiarity with electrical utility systems and engineering analysis is preferred, but not required. Ability to work with concepts such as buffers, network connectivity and flow, query structures, and measurements related to various coordinate systems.